Articles tagged with: Medford

27 February 2014

GMO ban supporters get organized to fight

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The fight against GMO's in Jackson County got organized Thursday night. The group "Our Family Farms Coalition" met at their new headquarters in downtown Medford's Woolworth buildi ...

27 February 2014

Bill to study free community college moves to Governor's desk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A bill that could eventually lead to free tuition at Oregon's community colleges is on it's way to Governor Kitzhaber's desk. Senate bill 1524 would allow the Oregon Higher Educatio ...

27 February 2014

Craigslist scam alert

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department is warning about a scam targeting job seekers. According to police, a local bank reported that eight of their members have been targets of a scam origi ...

26 February 2014

Mother of missing girl pleads for community's help

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Billie Jo Dick is living every parents worst nightmare. She is on day 16 in the search for her daughter Danielle Bertolini. "I'm so numb now I don't even know where to begin. I feel ...

25 February 2014

Caught on Cam: Thieves stealing from construction site caught on camera

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police investigating graffiti catch two suspects on camera, but they weren't tagging anything. Medford Police have cameras in the One West Main parking structure in downtown Medfor ...

25 February 2014

Setting up shop, part 2

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- On March 3rd, medical marijuana dispensaries will begin opening in Oregon. In fact, experts predict anywhere from 250 to 400 will open their doors this year. That number is equal to ...

25 February 2014

Setting up shop: What soon to come medical marijuana dispensaries mean for you

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- In just days, medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in the state of Oregon. What exactly can people expect?    It's a rapid evolution in cannabis control. "As cannabis law ...

24 February 2014

Developmentally disabled teen has been found

Posted in Local

FOUND: 15 year-old Kathileen Morales has been found. She was found by a family member walking on Happy Valley Drive, near Albion Lane in Medford. Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police department is ...

24 February 2014

Group raises money against Jackson County GMO ban

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The fight to ban GMO's in Jackson County is getting some push-back. According to the Oregon Secretary of State's website, the group "Good Neighbors Farmers" has raised more than $6 ...

24 February 2014

Students and teachers reunited in Medford classrooms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Friday's tentative contract agreement brought some peace back to the Medford School District with an end to the 16-day strike and a school consolidation that had thousands of students feeling out of ...